Eastern Cornbelt Direct Feeder Cattle
GX_LS161   
Springfield, IL    Fri Aug 03, 2018   USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News

Eastern Cornbelt Direct Feeder Cattle Summary
Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Kentucky 

This week: 1,980      Last week: 2,452      Last Year: 862

   Compared to last week:  Feeder steers sold 4.00 higher on very 
limited offerings.  Feeder heifers not tested on Current FOB trades.
Supply included 100 percent over 600 lbs; 44 percent heifers.  
Prices based on net weights FOB after a 3 percent shrink or 
equivalent and 5-10 cent slide on calves and 4-6 cent slide on 
yearlings from base weights.  Delivered prices include freight, 
commissions and other expenses.  Current sales are up to 14 days
delivery. 

               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
   57      875       875       142.00         142.00   Current FOB   

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  950      765       765       141.53         141.53   Current FOB   
   35      750       750       144.35         144.35   Sep     FOB   
   69      725       725       146.65         146.65   Oct     FOB   

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
   64      758       758       158.00         158.00   Current FOB   
   79      700       700       136.65         136.65   Oct     FOB   

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price  Delivery
  200      725       725       136.00         136.00   Current FOB   
  126      725       725       133.85         133.85   Sep     FOB   
  400      725       725       135.30         135.30   Nov     FOB   
 Source: USDA Dept of Ag Market News Oklahoma City, OK 
           Joe Massey, Market Reporter
           Telephone   405-232-5425
           www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GX_LS161.txt

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